A couple of weeks ago I had the absolute pleasure of hopping on the south-bound train over the border to Berwick-upon-Tweed for their annual film festival. The Berwick Film & Media Arts Festival is known for it’s use of historic venues all around the town so I was very lucky to visit on a sunny… Read More Berwick Film & Media Arts Festival 2014
One of the shows I’ve seen at this year’s Festival Fringe is MurleyDance Object of My Affection. Featuring the only professional ballet company at this year’s Fringe, I was really keen to experience something different to the usual line-up of stand-up shows I usually attend. Made up of three acts, Object of My Affection explores our relationship… Read More Dance | MurleyDance Object of My Affection
I’m sure you’ve seen countless “Fringe Picks” and “Guides to the Edinburgh Festivals” over the past couple of weeks, but here’s mine. Slightly tardy to the party as usual! Let’s start with my favourite August festival: Edinburgh International Book Festival. I’ll be heading to Charlotte Sq for ice-cream and book-shopping every sunny afternoon I get.… Read More August Planning | Edinburgh Festivals
Not been up to that much this week – only the launch of the 2014 Edinburgh International Film Festival programme! So busy but really very excited to finally get my hands on a copy of the brochure. It’s absolutely packed with films I want to see but tomorrow when sales open I’ll definitely be buying… Read More Sunday Catch Up #14
There is an abundance of great museums in Edinburgh. The National Museum of Scotland is one of my favourite places in the whole city but until yesterday I have never visited the Surgeons’ Hall Museums. Yesterday they held a special event as part of the Festival of Museums weekend, where entry was free and there… Read More #BEDM | Surgeons’ Hall Museums | Festival of Museums
This week I have mostly been burning through money like it’s going out of fashion. I’ve desperately been needing a new laptop for ages so I picked one up this week. It wasn’t expensive but I used this as an excuse to justify also buying a new satchel (mint of course), tickets for a comedy… Read More Sunday Catch Up #12
Woah, when did all that happen?! Great memories, so happy and honoured to be a part of this Festival.